Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      LONDON CORPORATION
Arrived:13 October 1932
Departed:26 July 1936
Career:Renamed HOOSAC-1922 LONDON CORPORATION-1922, MARIONGA J.GOULANDRIS-1937, BENLOMOND-1938. Torpedoed and sunk 23 November 1942.
From Oyster Company ledger:
- 13 October 1932 Hire of Lighter. Swivel.
- 26 July 1936 Hire of Lighter.
Tonnage:5,396 gross
Built:1922
Type:Cargo ship
Owner:Furness Withy
Official No:145913
ID1145913

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